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Photographing Syria’s Civil War and its Ramifications

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Emin Özmen A man makes a victory sign in his house, under heavy bombing by regime forces in eastern Aleppo. Aleppo, Syria. 2012. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen A family tries to escape from their home during an intense bombing raid in Aleppo, lead by Assad's regime. Aleppo. Syria. August 2012. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen A man steps on a a portrait of Syrian President Bashar Al Assad. Aleppo, Syria. 2012. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen Refugees play near the Idomeni camps on Greek-Macedonian border. More than 11,000 people live in poor conditions in the Idomeni camps. They are stranded in Greece as a result of the border shutdown (...)
Emin Özmen Life continues in Kobani, a Syrian city devastated by 133 days of violent clashes and resistance. People return to their homes after taking refuge in tent-towns in Turkey. They return to their home (...)
Emin Özmen A Syrian rebel, member of FSA (Free Syrian Army), smokes in his headquarters in Aleppo. Aleppo, Syria. 2013. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen Syrian rebels stand near a wall to protect themselves from heavy bombing by regime forces in eastern Aleppo. Aleppo, Syria. 2012. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen Members of Shabiha (a feared Assad regime-sponsored militia known for their violence) captured after the clashes near Shabiha headquarters in Aleppo. The Shabiha militia have reigned with violence (...)
Emin Özmen A captured man suspected of being a snitch is being interrogated by the FSA militia. Aleppo, Syria. 2012. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen A man suspected of giving money to government informants is held at a school occupied by the dissident Free Syrian Army (FSA), in the northern city of Aleppo. He was one of two captives believed to (...)
Emin Özmen A woman with her children holds the photo of her husband who lost his life during the conflict in Aleppo. Aleppo, Syria. 2013. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen A FSA ( Free Syrian Army) rebel with a balaclava made of sheet.

"Sultan Abdelhamid" is written on his forehead

"Free" is written on one of his cheeck. Aleppo, Syria. 2012. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen Migrants wait in front of Greek border gate in Pazarkule, Edirne. Thousands of them flocked into the buffer zone between Turkish Greek border in a hope to cross the border into Greece. Edirne, Tur (...)
Emin Özmen | MG152819 Hundreds of other refugees disembark from a ferry that the Greek government has chartered to transport them from Lesvos to Athens. Greece, Athens. 2015. © Emin Özmen | Magnum Photos
Emin Özmen | MG152813 A boat full of migrants is illuminated by the flashlights of Turkish coast guards who have come to rescue them near the Greek-Turkish border. This small boat's engine failed and 7 refugees from Syr (...)